Pullet acting odd in stormy weather

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by HoogiesHens67, May 24, 2018.

  1. HoogiesHens67

    HoogiesHens67 In the Brooder

    Apr 27, 2018
    hi all....I have a newbie question. I have a pullet who is nine weeks old. Today has been wet, dreary, drizzling rain, and darker than normal. My other five pullets and the cockerel...all the same age....are out in the run acting very normal but she is already in the coop....up on the roost. I thought she might be afraid of the low rumbling thunder in the distance but now I’m worried that something else is wrong. Any suggestions?
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    She may be scared.
    I don't think I would worry just yet.
    Let the storm pass and see how she acts tomorrow.
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Agrees, wait and see.
    Some birds don't like to be out in the rain....others seem to revel in it.
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